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Japanese emperor Naruhito ascends the Chrysanthemum Throne

Emperor Naruhito has ascended the Chrysanthemum Throne, proclaiming himself Japan’s 126th emperor before a cheering audience. At an enthronement ceremony at the Imperial Palace in...

Emperor Naruhito gives opening speech to renovated Japanese parliament

Emperor Naruhito has delivered his first opening speech to Japan’s parliament after recent elections and a renovation at the upper house to improve its...

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